Professor Albert Chen Hung-yee advises Beijing as a member of the Basic Law Committee. Photo: David Wong

Leading legal adviser says Beijing offices right to criticise opposition lawmakers

  • Professor Albert Chen, a member of the Basic Law Committee, argues Article 22 covering the central authorities’ role in the city must not be narrowly interpreted
  • The ‘admonition’ over the legislature’s failure to pass bills is justified given it goes to the heart of effective governing
Topic |   Hong Kong Basic Law
Professor Albert Chen Hung-yee advises Beijing as a member of the Basic Law Committee. Photo: David Wong
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